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Paros is one of the largest tourist islands of Aegean Sea with history that stretches back in centuries. It is located almost in the middle of Cyclades, between Naxos and Antiparos, and covers an area of 194,46 square kilometers with a coastline of 118,5 kilometers, and population of 12.853 residents.


Parikia is the capital of Paros, and it is ideal for lazy strolls in the alleys. You can enjoy the special atmosphere of the life in an island, and browse through the many small stores and boutiques that sell from souvenirs to designer clothes. During your stay in Paros, you will realize that Parikia is a particularly friendly town.


In Paros there are lots of wineries and distilleries that produce the fine wines of the island. Also the marbles of Paros are famous for their white colour. Many of the masterpieces of the ancient times were made by Parian marble.


The beaches of Paros are among the best beaches in the Aegean Sea. Many of them have been awarded with the Blue Flag for their cleanliness, beauty and organization. They offer to the visitor idyllic locations for relaxation, entertainment and unique holidays in Paros.